Seward County Community College/Area Technical School presents a certificate to Josh Mendoza, Liberal NAPA store manager, for participating in the Workforce Education Employer Engagement Initiative. Liberal NAPA is participating at the “champion level" providing input and support for the Diesel program.

From left are Larry McLemore, SCCC/ATS division chair of Industrial Technology; Cody Pickering, SCCC/ATS Automotive Business Management instructor; Mendoza; Yasmine Rios, SCCC/ATS student; and Dr. Janese Thatcher, SCCC/ATS dean of Career and Technical Education. Rios is currently interning with Liberal NAPA while completing her associate in applied science degree. The Workforce Education Employer Engagement Initiative is through the Kansas Board of Regents with cooperation from the Kansas Department of Commerce.